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 - McClarty and Bastien Ready for Gallaghers Roy...
McClarty and Bastien Ready for Gallaghers Roy McClarty of Winnipeg and his partner Red Bastien are determined determined to prove tonight that Doc and Mike Gallagher aren't super men and can be defeated In the ring. • If McClarty and Bastien carry out plane at the Austin Armory they can claim the world tag team championship as the Gallagher Brothers won the title by beat- Swim Crown for Michigan ANN ARBOR, Mich. W - Michigan Michigan today began its second year of collegiate swimming rule. When the three . day NCAA 8wim meet ended Saturday, the Wolverine* had 72 points, Yale 63 and Michigan State 62. It wa* the Wolverine's eighth national triumph. This year it wa* potent team balance that gave toe crown to Michigan. Only in two of toe 16 events did the Wolverine* finish first. Their victory was scored by garnering point* in W event*. Michigan won its 1957 title by capturing five individual championships. championships. None of those was re- ing Verne Gagne and Bronko Nag- ursti last week at St. Paul. McClarty is confident his speed and knowledge of wrestling holds will keep his shoulders off the mat against the Gallagher boys in the feature tag match. His partner, Bastien, is a sound workman anc tough. The Gallaghers, who bail from Bayonne, N. J., are noted for their rough style and feature a reverse stranglehold as their fav orite weapon. They have made a terrific impression on Upper Midwest Midwest wrestling fans and insist they are the best tag team to hit these parts. It will be the first appear ance of the two roughnecks in the Austin Armory. Sharing the spotlight with the main event 1* a one fall or SO minute special bout between two midgets, Tiny Roe and Cowboy Bradley. Roe, 4-2, was brough up in Switzerland and for a time was an outstanding jockey in Eng land. Tiny i* a clever, aggressw wrestler, who wins consistently. Bradley is but 41 inches in height, but scales 98 pounds, whid is the average for midget wrest lent. Born at Amarillo, Texas, he is considered one of the world* great marksmen in or out of toe sa4dle. A special bout has been ar ranged between Mike Gallagher and Red Bastien to open the care at 8:15 p.m. pealed.

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  1. The Austin Daily Herald,
  2. 31 Mar 1958, Mon,
  3. Page 8

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